Born in Germany, José begins at the age of 7 with a musical education playing the clarinet. At the age of 9 he travels with a youth orchestra, performing on stages all over Germany.
At the age of 12 he started playing the guitar with the help of a high school classmate. He performs with different youth music groups, also as a percussionist and singer. At 16 he plays the drums and at 22 the keyboard.
Having performed for more than 25 years on stage playing different instruments and musical styles, José left them at the end of the 90's, to dedicate himself exclusively to his solo projects.
He gets in contact with record labels and multimedia companies, selling among other songs in 2003 the song "Riddle of my heart" (Spanish version: Por qué te vas) to UT Records in Switzerland, which performed by Anahi Kaufmann reaches the top of the independent music internet radio charts in Switzerland for months.
That same year he moves to Spain.
He begins to present his songs on different platforms for independent musicians officially using his artist name, JMOYA, and composing for and with musicians who today have released their own albums and perform live.
His songs and different projects can be heard on Spotify, Deezer, Youtube, Amazon, Itunes, Apple music, Google Play, as well as on independent music internet radio stations in England, USA, Canada and Australia.